Category Archives: Events

October Programming for Children At the Glenwood Library

The Glenwood Library’s October is packed full of programming for youth! If you are interested, please contact Cindy R. Dye, Youth Specialist at the Glenwood Library at or (336) 297-5000.

Plarn Workshop on Friday, October 7 from 3-5 pm. This is a GCS Early Release day.
Plarn or Plastic Yarn can be used in many ways. This workshop teaches you how to make plarn, and to crochet it into bedrolls for the homeless. Bring at least 10 plastic shopping bags, like you would get at Food Lion (the blue ones are very pretty but any color will do) and a crochet hook size Q. This program is open to Tweens, Teens and Adults, ages 10 and up.

Teen Read Week Book Crush Makerspace, Sunday October 9 from 3-4 pm
Teen Read Week is October 9-15. Teens, ages 11-17, who love to read this program is for you!
Bring a friend and your creativity as we make jewelry, design T-shirts, and other items to show our book crushes.
National Friends of the Library Week is October 16-22.
Show your library some love! Volunteer, join the Greensboro Public Library Friends, or come check-out some books, music, or movies.
Ask about our free data bases for test prep, genealogy research, business building, and learning other languages.
Kids Konstruction, October 19 from 3-5 pm This is a GCS Early Release Day.
Come build with LEGOs, Lincoln Logs, Tinker Toys, KNEX, and Marbleworks. Help us build a library out of LEGOs.

Monster Mash Festival at the Glenwood Recreation Center on October 29 from 6-9 pm
Join us for fun and games, candy and stories, craft activities and music. We have even more to offer this year.
3rd Annual Zombie Walk for Teens, October 31 from 4-6 pm This is a GCS Teacher Workday.
Middle and high school students will start at the Glenwood Library at 4 pm for games, costuming, and Zombie make up. Zombie practice will begin at 5 pm and then the Zombie Walk will take us to the Glenwood Recreation Center for music and pizza.

Bazaar time, too!


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7th, 11am to 4pm

Glenwood Bookshop
1310 Glenwood Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27403

Glenwood Holiday Bazaar 2013

GREAT FOOD! Lunch available for a donation!

More information can be found HERE!

It’s Holiday Potluck Time!

GGNA Holiday Potluck

Thursday, December 5th at 7pm
Glenwood Recreation Center, 2010 Coliseum Blvd.

Instead of a “business” meeting, GGNA will hold our annual Holiday Potluck …. bring something yummy to share and meet your neighbors in a fun and inviting atmosphere. Bring a main dish, side dish, dessert, drink, anything you want to share.

Hope to see y’all there!

Don’t miss a FUN time & GREAT food!

GGNA Festival Committee invites you to a Spagetti Dinner & Bake Sale

The 2012 GGNA Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser & Bake Sale is coming up fast! Get $1 off the prices listed below when you buy your tickets before February 24th! Funds will go toward GlenFest, Glenwood’s Multicultural Festival.

Saturday, February 25th, 5pm-8pm

Glenwood Recreation Center
2010 Coliseum Blvd

Adult Spaghetti w/ Marinara Only – $7.00
Adult Spaghetti w/ Marinara & Meatballs – $8.00
Kids Spaghetti w/ Marinara Only – $4.00
Kids Spaghetti w/ Marinara & Meatballs – 5.00
Meals come with Salad, Bread and a Beverage!
Kids = 12 & under / 3 & under = Free
Desserts available for $1.00 each!

Get a $1 off each meal if you purchase tickets before Friday, February 24th!
Email for purchase information.